By Mary Ellen Snodgrass
This A-to-Z compendium explores greater than a hundred and fifty American ladies activists from colonial instances to the current, analyzing their backgrounds and the point of interest in their activism, and offers examples in their speeches.
• Covers matters from 1637 to 2015, representing minority views and speeches
• Surveys oration as a way of enlightening the general public at the wishes of the negative, disenfranchised, undereducated, and underemployed females
• Introduces much less customary activists, reminiscent of Samantha energy and Ai-jen Poo
• contains illustrations; a timeline; an appendix of important speeches pointed out via identify, date, atmosphere, and subject; and a bibliography of basic and secondary sources
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